Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Isothamnis Meyrick, 1935 . Exotic Microlepid. 4 : 601.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : TINTHIINAE : PARAGLOSSECIINI

Type-species:
Thamnoscelis prisciformis Meyrick, 1935. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 558. [(of Thamnoscelis Meyrick, 1935 April)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [TAIWAN] FORMOSA: northern, Tansui, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Isothamnis was established as the objective replacement name for Thamnoscelis Meyrick, 1935 April.

See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz PĆ¼hringer.

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Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to ISOTHAMNIS and included species.

Junior name(s):
Thamnoscelis Meyrick, 1935: 558.


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